Specialist Education Support Network

Every child deserves an education

Parent/Carer and Stakeholder Feedback

SESN Parent/Carer and Stakeholder Feedback

Parent/Carer and Stakeholder Feedback

SESN are always keen to receive feedback on how we can improve and develop our services. If you would like to provide some feedback please contact us at admin@specialisteducation.org. If you would like to make a complaint, please refer to our Complaints Procedure



Thank you to everyone who completed our COVID-19 Parental Feedback Survey - You can access the outcomes here



"I can't thank the staff from the school enough. They have given my granddaughter the support, help and confidence back, that she had lost. Amazing staff."

Grandparent of student - March 2021



"Getting ***** into George Johnson Centre was like winning the lottery. Its the best thing ever. ***** has settled so much more since coming to George Johnson Centre he is a different child. Much more settled and actually enjoys getting up and going into school. He has matured so much." 

Parent of student - February 2021



"It is really lovely to hear how well he has settled and how much progress he is making. Many thanks to all of you for all your efforts."

Assistant Headteacher & SENDCO, Sir William Robertson Academy - January 2021



"I am looking forward to seeing **** grow in confidence as he continues to feel safe and understood at the George Johnson Education Centre. Watching *** feel happy and safe in an educational setting is beyond our wildest dreams". 

Parent of Student - November 2020



"Just to say thank you everyone involved for trying so hard to make school positive for ******. As a family we have seen a really positive change in his attitude towards school and feel well supported as a family too."

Parent of student - November 2020



"***** is very happy at SESN. His behaviour at home has improved brilliantly."

Parent of student - May 2020



"We are so grateful for all the support you have given to ****, his family and us.  You and your team have done an amazing job and within these difficult times you have been amazing.  We certainly will be looking to work with you again."

SENDCO and Associate SLT, NK Academy - May 2020



"Its like there's a new lease of life in her and its thanks to you guys at SESN, its made such a difference and she actually looks forward to coming in to school"

Parent of year 11 student - November 2018



"When we visited SESN the atmosphere was simple amazing. It was the first time that my child has ever been excited to engage with education"

Parent of student - November 2018  



"You and your colleagues did amazing work with **** mainly accepting her for who she is, not being judgemental and never giving up on her, it all counts!"

Early Help Worker - October 2018



“I have noticed a real change in his attitude at home. He’s coming back and talking about the work he’s doing and is more positive and motivated.”

Parent of student – Nov 2017



“Thank you for all of the work you are doing. He seems so much happier and settled now”

Head of Year, Sir Robert Pattinson – Dec 2017


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Every individual should be continually encouraged to develop and succeed by uncovering their abilities and talents

Exposure to new experiences, venture and skills are essential to develop a young person’s confidence and desire to learn

An educational environment should be inviting and a place in which young people want to be because it meets their needs and their interests

Innovative without the prescription of linear education

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